Culver City's Craftiest Cocktail Bars


Among other more pigeonholed Los Angeles neighborhoods, Culver City is a bastion of independence, promising patrons a new experience nightly. Our top 5 favorite cocktail bars in this area are proof that when your reach into the mixed bag that is L.A., you're bound to pull out a winner. Scattered across Culver City, each of these cocktail bars display some part of Angeleno culture. There are the bars flooded with fedora wearing blokes, bespectacled in faux glasses. There are the relaxed spots that serve up cocktails with a refined sense of nonchalance in perfectly sparse venues. There are the elegant places where you take a date you're trying to impress. And of course, there are the awesome theme venues that deliver theatrics flawlessly. Some of these places welcome people in with warm arms, and others might require a little finesse or even a password to gain entrance. But no matter which of these cocktail bars and lounges you end up at, you're sure to feel a unique vibe that only these cool venues can provide. Explore these spots now and let us know if your favorites made the cut. - Darianne Dobbie


Sound

Sound

Come check out the new club scene in Hollywood filled with themed dancers, electro music and even some surprisingly good food. Check it out >>

1642 N Las Palmas Ave
Los Angeles CA 90028

Playhouse
Playhouse
6506 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood, CA 90028

Bar Marmont

Bar Marmont

Spending an evening at the trendy yet intimate Bar Marmont needs to go to the top of your L.A. bucket list immediately - if it isn't there already. Check it out >>

8171 W Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood CA 90046

33 Taps
33 Taps
6263 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood, CA 90028
The Gorbals

The Gorbals

Get taken by surprise at The Gorbals, a downtown Los Angeles restaurant that serves delicious dishes inspired by Scottish and Jewish cuisine and the head-to-tail trend in a cozy and unique environment Check it out >>

501 S Spring St
Los Angeles CA 90013
Stout
Stout
1544 N Cahuenga Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90028

The Conga Room

The Conga Room

Located in Downtown LA, this energetic Latin lounge features live bands, DJs, and a large dance floor for salsa dancing. Co-owned by J-Lo, The Conga Room hosts big-name performers in many genres, and is one of the top Latin nightclubs in the city. Check it out >>

800 W Olympic Blvd
Los Angeles CA 90015
The Echo
The Echo
1822 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90026